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Table 1 Pertinent demographic data of participating subjects. Data are presented as mean value ± standard deviation

From: Inter-segmental motions of the foot: differences between younger and older healthy adult females

  Study Population
Older
(n = 50)
Young
(n = 50)
Demographic measurements
 Age (year) 64.6 ± 2.9 27.3 ± 4.0
 Height (cm) 154.0 ± 5.1 160.8 ± 5.0
 Weight (Kg) 57.9 ± 7.4 54.8 ± 7.1
 Body mass index (Kg/m2) 24.4 ± 3.0 21.2 ± 2.6
 Spine Malleolar Distance (cm) 78.4 ± 4.3 81.5 ± 3.2
Foot parameter+
 Foot Length (cm) 22.7 ± 2.1 23.0 ± 1.0
 Foot Width (cm) 9.8 ± 2.0 9.2 ± 0.5
  1. Spine Malleolar Distance: the length of each lower extremity by measuring the distance between the anterior superior iliac spine and the medial malleolus